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Post# 383204   12/28/2017 at 13:21 by bvac6 (Fort Wayne, Indiana)        

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It looks to be in good shape, best offer and free shipping!

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Post# 383216 , Reply# 1   12/28/2017 at 17:02 by FantomTechGuy (US)        

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Since I've been refurbishing Fantom vacuum cleaners for a very long time, it's with my professional opinion to opt out on buying this Thunder. I've had many cases like this where people bring me their Thunder complaining about a "loud motor noise". There are two main factors for this issue, 1. an object is stuck in the brushroll causing a loud noise to be made, or 2. the motor is dying and needs re-coiled and lubed.

If you want to buy this machine, I will wish you luck. Even if it may not work, with a little bit of elbow grease, those can become very nice Thunder parts. And to add, the Thunder was one of the more popular Fantom models. So finding a new Thunder will not be difficult. I come across Thunders all the time.

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